The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 84 97 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -37
Permanent jobs citing Internet 39 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.94% 1.56% 2.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.44% 10.22% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 24
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £43,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,375 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
341 313 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.94% 15.29% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 283 285 292
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
West Midlands

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Internet
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Birmingham region.

Internet Salary Trend in Birmingham

Internet
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Internet.

1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.99%) Cisco
3 22 (30.14%) Windows
4 20 (27.40%) VPN
5 19 (26.03%) WAN
5 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
6 18 (24.66%) MS Exchange
6 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
6 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (23.29%) Windows XP
8 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
9 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (20.55%) VMware
9 15 (20.55%) Firewall
10 14 (19.18%) C#
10 14 (19.18%) .NET
11 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
11 12 (16.44%) HTML
11 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
11 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET
11 12 (16.44%) CSS
12 11 (15.07%) Blackberry
12 11 (15.07%) ADSL
13 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
13 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
13 10 (13.70%) MCP
13 10 (13.70%) MS Office
13 10 (13.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (13.70%) MPLS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (24.66%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (8.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.74%) IIS
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.37%) Confluence
8 1 (1.37%) Lync
8 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.37%) Apache
8 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.70%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.40%) VPN
2 19 (26.03%) WAN
3 15 (20.55%) Firewall
4 11 (15.07%) ADSL
5 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.70%) MPLS
5 10 (13.70%) Extranet
6 8 (10.96%) OSPF
6 8 (10.96%) BGP
7 6 (8.22%) VPLS
8 5 (6.85%) LAN
9 4 (5.48%) Ethernet
9 4 (5.48%) Intranet
9 4 (5.48%) DWDM
9 4 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (4.11%) Wireless
10 3 (4.11%) CTI
10 3 (4.11%) VoIP
10 3 (4.11%) Broadband
11 2 (2.74%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.85%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.37%) MySQL
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Subversion
1 5 (6.85%) NUnit
1 5 (6.85%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) Maven
2 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.37%) MSTest
2 1 (1.37%) Moq
2 1 (1.37%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (1.37%) ProC
2 1 (1.37%) Ant
2 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.85%) Marketing
2 5 (6.85%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Games
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Local Government
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (20.55%) Developer
1 15 (20.55%) Analyst
1 15 (20.55%) Consultant
2 12 (16.44%) Support Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (9.59%) C# Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Network Design Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Network Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Solutions Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Telecoms Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Relationships Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Marketing Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) .NET
2 12 (16.44%) HTML
2 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET
2 12 (16.44%) CSS
3 7 (9.59%) CSS3
3 7 (9.59%) HTML5
3 7 (9.59%) jQuery
4 6 (8.22%) XML
5 5 (6.85%) WCF
5 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.85%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (6.85%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (5.48%) DHTML
6 4 (5.48%) DOM
6 4 (5.48%) XSL
6 4 (5.48%) XSLT
6 4 (5.48%) MonoRail
6 4 (5.48%) LINQ
6 4 (5.48%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Blackberry
2 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) Clustering
5 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.37%) Open Source
6 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) Windows
2 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (23.29%) Windows XP
4 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
5 10 (13.70%) Windows 8
5 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.22%) Linux
7 5 (6.85%) UNIX
8 4 (5.48%) Solaris
9 3 (4.11%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
2 8 (10.96%) Network Design
2 8 (10.96%) Web Development
3 7 (9.59%) CRM
4 5 (6.85%) TDD
4 5 (6.85%) Information Management
4 5 (6.85%) Web Application Development
4 5 (6.85%) MVC
4 5 (6.85%) Scrum
5 4 (5.48%) ERP
5 4 (5.48%) Project Management
5 4 (5.48%) Content Management
6 3 (4.11%) Business Development
6 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.11%) Software Distribution
6 3 (4.11%) Low Latency
6 3 (4.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) C#
2 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.85%) SQL
3 5 (6.85%) VB
3 5 (6.85%) VB.NET
3 5 (6.85%) Java
4 2 (2.74%) Perl
4 2 (2.74%) Tcl
5 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.37%) C
5 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) MCP
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (9.59%) CCNP
3 5 (6.85%) CCIP
4 4 (5.48%) Degree
5 3 (4.11%) CCIE
6 2 (2.74%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (2.74%) CCSA
7 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) PMP
7 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 10 (13.70%) SCCM
2 4 (5.48%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.48%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.37%) Puppet
3 1 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.99%) Cisco
3 15 (20.55%) VMware
4 10 (13.70%) Intel
5 7 (9.59%) Juniper
6 6 (8.22%) Oracle
7 4 (5.48%) Symantec
7 4 (5.48%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.11%) Panasonic
9 2 (2.74%) F5
9 2 (2.74%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.37%) Google
10 1 (1.37%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.37%) Acronis
10 1 (1.37%) hybris
10 1 (1.37%) Remedy
10 1 (1.37%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension & Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 30 Days Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Posted: 8 days ago